OID 11g: "Server currently in read-modify mode. Add / Delete / ModDN operations not allowed" (Doc ID 1370593.1)

Last updated on MAY 26, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Internet Directory - Version 11.1.1 to 11.1.1 [Release 11g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

When using some Oracle Internet Directory Data Management Tools, such as ldapadd, ldapdelete, ldapmoddn you may encounter the following error message on the screen output:

dap_add: DSA is unwilling to perform
ldap_add: additional info: Server currently in read-modify mode. Add / Delete / ModDN operations not allowed

Cause

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